By Frances Restuccia
Kristeva stresses that cinema has the facility to bestow wanting subjectivity as a manner of resisting the society of the spectacle in the course of the specular. via analyses of complicated motion pictures similar to Streitfeld’s Female Perversions, Lynch’s Mulholland Drive, Almodóvar’s Volver, and Haneke’s Caché, The Blue field: Kristevan/Lacanian Readings of latest Film demonstrates Julia Kristeva’s idea of the “thought specular,” from her interesting bankruptcy “Fantasy and Cinema” in Intimate Revolt. Kristeva merits our complete consciousness as a movie theorist.
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Blue Box: Kristevan by Frances Restuccia